THE DRUM MAJOR, an Official Selection of the 2010 Amnesty International Human Rights Film Festival, explores the last and most challenging year in the life of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This art-house documentary from first-time filmmaker Michael Mack (HOUSE OF CARDS, HEAD OF STATE, STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION) features narration by producer Jim Pollock, music and sound design by associate producer Jennifer Rouse, lyrical editing by Jeff Herberger, and a special performance of the song CANAAN LAND by folk music legend Donal Leace who marched with Dr. King in the 1960s. “Mack,” who portrays the Voice of Dr. King, “is a compelling actor” raves The Washington Post.
Available by First Rites Films
With Michael Mack as the voice of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Narrated by Jim Pollock and Leslie Willson
Music and Sound by Jennifer Rouse
Edited by Jeff Herberger
Produced by Michael Mack and Jim Pollock
Written and Directed by Michael Mack